James Milton “Puff” Scroggins, 51, of Dermott, passed away on Saturday, April 29, 2017 at his home.

He was a vital member of his Sunday school class and his church family at Oak Grove Free Will Church in Lake Village. He loved the Lord and was a faithful servant. He loved to hunt, watch football, and was also a member of Tram Hunting Club.

Mr. Scroggins was born June 15, 1965 in Atlanta, Georgia to Gayle Joyce Scroggins.

He is survived by his wife of 19 years, April Darlene Dunbar Scroggins; a daughter, Kacey Dunbar of Dermott; a son, Zackery Scroggins of Dermott; his mother, Joyce Scroggins; and a brother, Larry Scroggins of Austin, Texas.

Visitation will be Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at 10 am with funeral services following at 11 am at Oak Grove Free Will Baptist Church with Brother Philip Payne officiating. Burial will follow in Oak Grove Cemetery.

Services are under the direction of Bishop-King Funeral Home in Lake Village.

In lieu of flowers, family requests donations be made to Oak Grove Free Will Baptist Church for family expenses